fbpx

Camano Island Man Dies in Crash on SW Camano Drive

Fatal Crash File Photo

Island County, WA –  The Washington State Patrol responded to a two-vehicle,  head-on crash on Southwest Camano Drive at Hagen Road around 7:55 p.m. on July 26th, 2020.

According to a press memo from the Washington State Patrol, 45-year old Christian A. Roper of Camano Island, was traveling Southbound on SW Camano Drive at Hagen Road on a 2019 Harley Davidson Motorcycle when he failed to negotiate a curve, lost control of his motorcycle and crossed the centerline into the Northbound Lane where he collided with a 2011 Dodge Grand Caravan.   Roper died at the scene as a result of the collision.   The driver of the mini van, identified by Troopers as 37-year old Derek Fekkes of Camano Island,  was injured but released at the scene.

Troopers say Roper was wearing a Helmet and Fekkes was wearing a seat belt. Both vehicles were totaled and impounded for safe keeping by Dick’s Towing of Stanwood.

The cause of the crash is listed as “Crossing the Centerline.”

Be the first to comment on "Camano Island Man Dies in Crash on SW Camano Drive"

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: